# the odds of

## Spanish translation: las probabilidades de

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 English term or phrase: the odds of Spanish translation: las probabilidades de Entered by:

 23:17 Apr 1, 2007
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Science - Mathematics & Statistics
 English term or phrase: the odds of Appearing in such contexts as: the odds of successful management the odds of quitting Some specialists translate it as "odds" directly, but I feel there might be a version in the Spanish language. The question is specially addressed to statistician / translators specialising in statistics. Please comments in English only.
 Local time: 10:46
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Walter Landesman
Uruguay
Local time: 10:46
 In some dictionaries of statistics they have entries for both probability and odds. This answer might work, but then there is no difference between the two terms when there should be.1 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

 Walter Landesman
4chance
 Actavano

9 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +10

Explanation:
DOC] Probabilidad y EstadísticaFormato de archivo: Microsoft Word - Versión en HTML
Probabilidad y Estadística. En esta edad tecnológica, las matemáticas son más importantes que nunca. Cuando los estudiantes terminen sus clases, ...
www.doe.state.in.us/standards/Docs-2004/Spanish/Word/HS-Mat... - Páginas similares

Bioestadística: Métodos y Aplicaciones4.12 Ciertos teoremas fundamentales del cálculo de probabilidades ... I. Inferencia estadística · 7. Introducción a la inferencia ...
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Note added at 16 mins (2007-04-01 23:34:02 GMT)
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the OR (odds ratio) is transalted as "tasa de probabilidad". See http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Odds_ratio

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 Walter LandesmanUruguayLocal time: 10:46Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in category: 9
 In some dictionaries of statistics they have entries for both probability and odds. This answer might work, but then there is no difference between the two terms when there should be.

agree
 4 mins
-> muchas gracias. -/walter

agree  Laureana Pavon: Además de correcto, es un término que se utiliza en estadística
 5 mins
-> Muchas gracias por el comentario. / - walter

agree
 7 mins
-> Muchas gracias, Patricia. /- walter

agree
 9 mins
-> Muchas gracias y saludos.

agree
 1 hr
-> Muchas gracias. - walter

agree
 1 hr
-> Thank you.

agree
 2 hrs
-> Muchas gracias. /-walter

agree  Mónica Algazi: Absolutamente.
 2 hrs
-> Muchísimas gracias, Mónica. Saludos.

agree
 8 hrs
-> thanks a lot.- walter

agree
 2 days2 hrs
-> Thanx a lot.

1 hr   confidence:
chance

Explanation:
Odds o chancePor ejemplo, si la prevalencia de hipertensión arterial en varones es de 12,5% la chance u Odds de prevalencia de hipertensión será: ...
escuela.med.puc.cl/recursos/recepidem/IndEpi3.htm

 ActavanoDominican RepublicLocal time: 09:46Works in fieldNative speaker of: ItalianPRO pts in category: 4

 Apr 6, 2007 - Changes made by Walter Landesman: Field Other » Science

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